Lisa Lambe, described by The Irish Times as “The finest singer and actress of her generation,” has just released her new single ‘These Eyes’ – available across all digital platforms now – the new version of the Guess Who classic is the follow up to her original single ‘Beautiful Thing’ .
One of Ireland’s most sought-after performers, Lisa Lambe is on the brink of her first world-wide album release having signed a worldwide deal with US label Blue Elan Records. Lisa is recording her new album in December in Ireland with noted Irish producer/ mixer/ engineer and musician Karl Odlum. Blue Elan will release the album in the late Spring of 2019 (distributed by Rough Trade in Europe /U.K. & by Orchard throughout the rest of the world).
After graduating Trinity College, Dublin, with distinction as an actor, Lisa created many critically acclaimed performances. She regularly plays leading roles in both classic and contemporary productions with Ireland’s National Theatre, the Abbey, as well as with independent theatres and theatre companies throughout Ireland, including The Gate, Rough Magic, Landmark, and Theatre Lovett. Lisa has been part of the Irish National Theatre; The Abbey Theatre’s 2018 Programme performing in “Unmanageable Sisters” and, in the summer of 2018, in the smash hit, “Jimmy’s Hall.”
On radio and television, she performs often on RTÉ, Ireland’s national broadcasting station and TG4, an Irish national television station. Lisa performs regularly at home with RTÉ Concert Orchestra and internationally with different bands and orchestras in world famous venues, including Radio City in New York, Nokia Live in Los Angeles, Red Rocks, Colorado, and the Glastonbury Irish Arts Centre in New York and Paris.
Lisa’s self-released first solo album ‘Hiding Away’ was recorded in Nashville to great critical acclaim. The Independent noted: “Whatever the guise, it would be hard to forget the talented singer & actress” The Irish Times said, “Lambe’s voice is bright, warm, and supple , she has a voice of pure Gold.” Other strong reviews followed with Hot Press saying, “Lambe’s voice is sumptuous and shines brightly,” RTE describing Lisa as a “National Treasure” .
Lisa’s recent live performances have been at Glastonbury, Ireland, Sitges, Spain, Rockwell New York, Irish Arts Centre New York, The Pentagon US, Vicar Street Dublin, Croke Park, Trafalgar Square London, Whelan’s Dublin, Electric Ballroom Camden, Evening Muse in Charlotte, Eddie’s Attic in Atlanta, Ellis Island, the Irish President’s residence Áras an Uachtaráin, and Ireland’s internationally acclaimed Galway Arts Festival. She has recently collaborated and performed with artists including Paul Brady, Horslips , Colin Devlin, Hothouse Flowers, Gabe Dixon, Steve Wickham & No Crows, Celtic Woman (lead singer -3 years), Declan O’Rourke, Mark Geary, Colm Mac Con Iomaire, John Sheahan, Eddi Reader, Peter Bradley Adams, Jack O’Rourke, Mundy and many more.
Lisa Lambe’s new single ‘These Eyes’ is available across all digital platforms now.